[Rev. 11/22/2013 9:44:42 AM--2013]

[NAC-573 Revised Date: 1-07]

CHAPTER 573 - PUBLIC SALES OF LIVESTOCK

573.010            Applicability of chapter.

573.015            Definitions.

573.016  “Department” defined.

573.018  “Public livestock auction” defined.

573.020            Expense for sales not held on working day.

573.030            Notice of cancellation or nonuse of sale day.

573.040            Notification of continuance of sale.

573.050  Fee for license.

 

      NAC 573.010  Applicability of chapter. (NRS 573.130)  This chapter does not apply to any organization or association exempted under NRS 573.180.

     [Dep’t of Agriculture, No. 56 § III, eff. 11-30-67]

      NAC 573.015  Definitions. (NRS 561.105)  As used in this chapter, unless the context otherwise requires, the words and terms defined in NAC 573.016 and 573.018 have the meanings ascribed to them in those sections.

     (Supplied in codification; A by Bd. of Agriculture by R214-05, 6-28-2006)

      NAC 573.016  “Department” defined. (NRS 561.105)  “Department” means the State Department of Agriculture.

     (Added to NAC by Bd. of Agriculture by R214-05, eff. 6-28-2006)

      NAC 573.018  “Public livestock auction” defined. (NRS 561.105)  “Public livestock auction” has the meaning ascribed to it in NRS 573.010.

     (Added to NAC by Bd. of Agriculture by R214-05, eff. 6-28-2006)

      NAC 573.020  Expense for sales not held on working day. (NRS 573.130)  Expenses incurred because a public livestock sale is not held on a regular working day must be paid by the operator of the public livestock auction by reimbursement to the Department upon demand.

     [Dep’t of Agriculture, No. 56 § I par. 1, eff. 11-30-67]

      NAC 573.030  Notice of cancellation or nonuse of sale day. (NRS 573.130)

     1.  The operator of a public livestock auction shall notify the Department at least 10 regular working days before the cancellation of a sale or the nonuse of a regularly scheduled sale day.

     2.  Failure to so notify the Department makes the operator of the auction responsible for reimbursement to the Department for the labor expenses incurred. Continued failure may be considered cause for the revocation of a regularly scheduled sale day.

     [Dep’t of Agriculture, No. 56 § I par. 2, eff. 11-30-67]

      NAC 573.040  Notification of continuance of sale. (NRS 573.130)  A public livestock sale which is held on a regular sale day but is not completed by 6 p.m. may continue into the next day as a regular sale day if the operator of the auction yard notifies regulatory personnel in adequate time to service the sale. This will not be considered an added expense if the continuing day falls on a regularly scheduled working day.

     [Dep’t of Agriculture, No. 56 § II, eff. 11-30-67]

      NAC 573.050  Fee for license. (NRS 561.105, 573.040)  The fee for the issuance or renewal of a license to operate a public livestock auction is $150 per year.

     (Added to NAC by Bd. of Agriculture by R214-05, eff. 6-28-2006)